Stoneybrooke Christian Schools - Ladera Ranch

Tel: (949)429-3811
Grades: K-8 | 246 students
National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award - 2012 Founded in 1983, Stoneybrooke Christian Schools is an independent Christian school system with four schools on two campuses located in south Orange County, California: San Juan Capistrano and Ladera Ranch.  The San Juan campus hosts the preschool and includes grades Transitional Kindergarten through sixth grade.  The Ladera Ranch campus has Transitional Kindergarten through the eighth grade with the junior high students (7&8) enjoying their own classrooms and labs on one side of the campus.  Stoneybrooke Christian Schools are fully accredited through Western Association of Schools and Colleges and Association of Christian Schools International.
As a Christian school, Stoneybrooke is dedicated to establishing a godly environment where the Bible, as the Word of God, is actively integrated into all aspects of school life. Stoneybrooke incorporates a variety of technologies into its instructional program: Interactive White Boards in every classroom first through eighth grades; computer labs and classroom computers for student use and  iPads utilized for instruction by every junior high student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1983
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students 246 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Stoneybrooke Christian Schools - Ladera Ranch Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mrs. Cindy Conzaman


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, SoftballBasketballFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Karate Class Karate Class,

School Notes:

  • Each student will be challenged to live his or her life according to God's principles and purposes. As independent non-denominational schools, we seek to serve individual families throughout our community who share our biblical orientation and appreciate our particular philosophy of education and discipline. Faculty and Staff are committed to provide an educational program that seeks to develop excellence in a student - spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally, culturally and physically. In addition to a traditional core curriculum, the student will be exposed to a wide range of educational experiences including computer science, art, music and physical education. Other features of a Stoneybrooke education in elementary grades include a formalized art program , an Accelerated Reader program, musical productions and after school sports competition that takes place on the large field at the Ladera campus and the gym on the San Juan campus.  Also, in the spring, all grades second through seventh travel on Spring Trips to various locations in Southern California for three days and two nights.  The eighth graders take a seven day trip to Washington DC and New York as a culmination of their year of American History studies. The school has been awarded a top rating in the Best Christian Workplace National Survey for a number of years.  Many faculty and staff have worked at the school for over 15+ years and the superintendent and assistant superintendent have been with the school since its inception.  A school board made up of parents and former parents ensures that the school is maintaining its mission, goals and purpose. Currently, five former Stoneybrooke students have children enrolled in the school with more to come in the future.  Those former students want the "Stoneybrooke experience" for their children too.

Profile last updated: 09/16/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Pathway School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pathway School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ladera Ranch KinderCare (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laguna Hills
    Pathway School
    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: 2-10 | 37 students
    0.3 miles
    23802 Avenida De La Carlota
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Ladera Ranch
    Ladera Ranch KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    1000 Corporate Dr.
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
  • Ladera Ranch
    Pacific Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 97 students
    1 miles
    29151 Sienna Pkwy
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
  • Mission Viejo
    Robin Hood Montessori School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 21 students
    1.6 miles
    27500 Marguerite Pkwy Ste 6
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Mission Viejo
    Sunflower Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 45 students
    1.9 miles
    28251 Marguerite Pkwy Ste L
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692

School Reviews

This is the end of our second year at Stoneybrooke and we are very happy with our sons progress. Your teachers have been fantastic. Without their willingness to give my son the one on one attention that he thrives on he would be just another number in the public school system. The close knit environment that Stoneybrooke provides is ideal on so many levels. Wouldn''t change a thing!
- Posted by Parent, 01/31/13
Our 2 children have attended Stoneybrooke kindergarten - 8th grade, and I believe the financial sacrifices we have made in order to have them attend are extremely well worth it! The Christ-centered environment and quality teachers are even more valuable to us than the excellent academics. Our son has excelled in high school academically and personally, due to Stoneybrooke''s influence. I have also been blessed by Ms. Worel''s women''s Bible Study and her wealth of practical wisdom.
- Posted by Parent, 07/27/12
Stoneybrooke is an outstanding school. The principal is of the most warm and amazing men I have ever met. The school builds on a strong foundation of Christian values. Students enjoy a solid core curriculum, a wide range of sports teams, exciting special projects, and the most amazing field trips. Highly recommend this school to Christians and non-Christians alike.
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/12
Stoneybrooke''s commitment is developing the love of the Lord, teaching valuable skills and leveraging talents in consistently nurturing and caring environment. Dedicated to strong study and work ethics and pushing individuals beyond their threshold. Extraordinary preparation for college prep high schools. Additional gifts; sports, music, foreign language and service programs. Thank you Stoneybrooke!
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/12
I would highly recommend this school. It has outstanding teachers and a loving staff. They teach weekly character traits and bible verses and high morals. They also excel in academics and know each child individually so they grow leaps and bounds.
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/12

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